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withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility abandonment , defection , desertion
heaven help us absit omen
any of a group of proteins found in saliva and pancreatic juice and parts of plants; help convert starch to sugar amylase
person who helps people or institutions (especially with financial help) benefactor , helper
Buddhist worthy of Nirvana who postpones it to help others Boddhisatva , Bodhisattva
either of two wars: the first when the Boers fought England in order to regain the independence they had given up to obtain British help against the Zulus (1880-1881); the second when the Orange Free State and Transvaal declared war on Britain (1899-1902) Boer War
meal set out on a buffet at which guests help themselves buffet
stick that people can lean on to help them walk cane
English nurse who remained in Brussels after the German occupation in order to help Allied prisoners escape; was caught and executed by the Germans (1865-1915) Cavell , Edith Cavell , Edith Louisa Cavell
institution set up to provide help to the needy charity
wife, legal right of husband to affections and help of consortium
husband's right to the company, help, affection of wife consortium
right of spouse to company, help, affection, sexual relations of mate consortium
diplomat appointed by a government to protect its commercial interests and help its citizens in a foreign country consul
actor's help cue
art that is produced with the help of computer hardware and software cyberart
person who is frightened and in need of help desperate
diet designed to help control the symptoms of diabetes diabetic diet
act intended to help that turns out badly disservice , ill service , ill turn
internationally recognized signal sent out by a ship or plane indicating that help is needed distress call , distress signal
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